NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – Coney Island opened up on Saturday for the new season despite the nasty weather.
Together, local officials and fans christened the Cyclone with egg crème and Jody came all the way from Baltimore for the fun.READ MORE: Suspected Human Remains Found In Florida Wildlife Preserve Where Authorities Are Searching For Brian Laundrie
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“It’s my birthday and this is what I wanted to do. It’s raining, but it’s still fun,” she said.READ MORE: New York City Mayoral Candidates Eric Adams, Curtis Sliwa Meet For First Debate
Everyone’s hair was soaking wet, but they still had smiles on their faces, showing their uplifted spirits on a not-so-picture-perfect day.
More people were wiping off tickler ride cars than were riding but Hailey said she had a blast.MORE NEWS: Mayor De Blasio Announces Vaccine Mandate For All New York City Municipal Workers, Including First Responders
“I did the Cyclone twice and two other rides,” she said.